WoRMS taxon details

Ahlia egmontis (Jordan, 1884)

158595  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158595)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Grand Bank to Brazil  
Distribution Grand Bank to Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Ahlia egmontis (Jordan, 1884). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158595 on 2020-04-07
Date
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Grand Bank to Brazil [details]

Habitat Inhabits seagrass beds from bays and mangroves to offshore reefs. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction Adults move to open sea to spawn [details]
 

LanguageName 
English key worm eel  [details]
Spanish tieso de cayo  [details]
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ahlia egmontis USNM 406069 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ahlia egmontis USNM 406356 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Myrophis egmontis USNM 35086 lectotype radiograph lateral view)
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